Federico Federici is a physicist, a translator and a writer. He lives between Berlin and the Ligurian Apennines. His works have appeared in 3:AM Magazine, Raum, Sand, Trafika Europe, Magma and others. Among his books: the long poem in English and German Requiem auf einer Stele (2017), the collection On a Certain Practical Uncertainty (2018) dedicated to W. K. Heisenberg, and the asemic album Liner notes for a Pithecanthropus Erectus sketchbook (2018) with a foreword by S.J. Fowler. In 2017 he was awarded the Lorenzo Montano Prize for prose.